• Kyodo


Chile promised Japan it will cooperate fully in the handover of a Chilean man sought by French authorities in connection with the disappearance and suspected murder of a Japanese woman in France.

Visiting Senior Vice Foreign Minister Kentaro Sonoura told reporters in Santiago on Monday that he secured the promise during a meeting with Jorge Abbott, Chile’s top prosecutor.

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